death penalty

Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping
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April 03, 2019 - 12:01 pm
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (1010 WINS) -- New Islamic criminal laws that took effect Wednesday, in the southeast Asian country of Brunei, include death by stoning for gays and those convicted of adultery. RELATED: George Clooney calls for boycott of hotels over anti-gay law | Germany to compensate...
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December 06, 2018 - 9:52 am
TRENTON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A horrific quadruple murder in Colts Neck has some New Jersey lawmakers asking for the death penalty to be reinstated. Paul Caneiro is accused of killing his brother, his sister-in-law, and their two young children. RELATED: Prosecutor wants death penalty for border...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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August 02, 2018 - 3:59 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he'll introduce legislation that would remove the death penalty from New York state law. The Democrat made the announcement Thursday after the Vatican said Pope Francis changed church teaching to say death penalty is "inadmissible'' under...
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Sonia Rincon
March 19, 2018 - 2:54 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray were on Staten Island Monday, to discuss the city's battle against the ongoing opioid abuse crisis.
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Nikolas Cruz
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March 13, 2018 - 1:46 pm
MIAMI (1010WINS/AP) -- Florida prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty against school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz in the fatal shooting of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. The office of Broward County State Attorney Michael Satz filed the formal notice Tuesday. The 19-...
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